Lucy Bourton

Lucy joined It’s Nice That as an editorial assistant in July 2016 and became a staff writer in October 2016. She graduated from Chelsea College of art with a degree in Graphic Design Communication and has previously worked at Rough Trade. Lucy is particularly interested in graphic design, typography and illustration. Contact her if you have a suggestion for the It’s Nice That Friday Mixtape.

  1. Carlindiazlistint Illustration Carlín Díaz expands his practice to psychedelic paintings and animations
  2. Anothermanss17int Publication Another Man reveals Sonic Universe covers by Elizabeth Peyton and Alasdair McLellan
  3. Atelierbrendaintlist Graphic Design Atelier Brenda: the alter ego of three female designers you need to get to know
  4. Archivio_garghetti_-_warhol_andy_-_ultima_cena_-_palazzo_delle_stelline_-_1987_-_021 Exhibition Andy Warhol’s final work revisits Milan 30 years since its debut
  5. Me_eulist Graphic Design Me & EU project will send creative postcards across Europe on trigger date of Article 50
  6. Macguffin-edenspiekermannintlist Publication MacGuffin announces collaboration with Erik Spiekermann's creative agency
  7. List-img00 Animation Antonio Vicentini’s School of Life animation displays the result of emailing a creative you admire
  8. 02-33 Graphic Design Benoit Canaud’s sophisticated, experimental and conceptual graphic design
  9. Mixtape_template_s-p-day Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Club Céilí spins surprise gems from Ireland for St. Patrick's day
  10. Rj_subway_2016_02 Graphic Design Studio Michael Satter’s sophisticatedly simple graphic design portfolio
  11. Profile Film Barbara Anastacio, the enviable director behind the lens of My Apartamento
  12. Isabellefeliuintlist Illustration Isabelle Feliu's illustrations show "the fun and easy-going side of fashion"
  13. Villalobos Publication Graphic design gems: Chicago gang business cards from the 1970s and 80s
  14. I-dswipecastawardslistint Publication i-D and Fucking Young! win magazine covers of the year at Swipecast awards
  15. Willsandersintlist Photography Take a break from the grey news with Will Sanders' new book, Full Colour
  16. Atozakka_charlottetrounce_z_small Illustration Charlotte Trounce champions everyday objects and design classics in new book, A to Zakka
  17. Hadrienlopezintlist Graphic Design Hadrien Lopez's graphic design spans the influence of art and architecture
  18. Andyrementerlist Illustration Good Morning: Andy Rementer’s got a brand new zine
  19. 10 Photography Alba Yruela's natural photography full of light and female forms (NSFW-ish)
  20. Unnamed Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: So Young magazine curates a playlist inspired by the south London scene
  21. Carolinetompkinsintlist Photography “A beautiful day for butts”: Caroline Tompkins on her new series for The Fader (NSFW)
  22. Marialist Illustration Maria Ramos’ illustrations will have you smiling ear to ear
  23. Hero2 International Women's Day “They trust us on the art desk”: Buzzfeed’s prolific in-house illustrator Rebecca Hendin
  24. Mixtape_iwd International Women's Day International Women's Day Mixtape: Deep Throat Choir
  25. Bot_party_(c)_phoenix_perry International Women's Day Games designer Phoenix Perry on coding in a male dominated industry
  26. Abphoto International Women's Day Gung-ho women: Visual Editions discuss sisterhood and motherhood in creativity
  27. Seblist Illustration Discover the tactile and tangible quality of Seb Ikso Agresti's illustrations
  28. Lamppost Graphic Design Graphic designer Jacob Grønbech Jensen’s portfolio of tasty accuracy
  29. Tsijissmilist Illustration Tsjisse Talsma's stylistically swift illustrations inspired by his travels
  30. Velvetyne_720 Graphic Design Velvetyne creates first open-source font between a type designer and band
  31. Studiofeixenlist Graphic Design Studio Feixen creates an interactive, digital poster of musical surprise
  32. Bob_and_roberta_smith__folkestone_is_an_art_school__2017 Art David Shrigley, Antony Gormley and Bob and Roberta Smith to take part in Folkestone Triennial
  33. Unnamed-1 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Bendik Kaltenborn takes us back to the 80s
  34. Thirstlist Graphic Design Studio Thirst visualises taste for American brewery Commonwealth
  35. Brutalistmaplist Photography The brilliant brutalist architecture of Paris celebrated in new map
  36. Robertottolist Art Robert Otto Epstein's paintings of celebrity Google image search results
  37. Designcanadalist Film Canada’s untold design history to be celebrated in Design Canada documentary
  38. Billrebholzlist Illustration Bill Rebholz’s lengthy illustrations full of shapely narratives
  39. Thingslist Things Illustration galore: it's February's Things!
  40. Podcastlist It's Nice That Podcast The past, present and future of gaming on The It’s Nice That Podcast
  41. Newyorktimestruthlist Advertising The New York Times launches The Truth Is Hard advertising campaign at the Oscars
  42. Hkwnodelist Graphic Design Node Berlin Oslo talks through its redesign of Haus der Kulturen der Welt
  43. Mixtape_template_because Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Because Music's Jane Third creates a lo-fi electronic mix
  44. Magicpartyplacelist Publication Magic Party Place: CJ Clarke photographs Basildon, Essex over ten years
  45. Francoishalardlist Publication Vogue interior photographer François Halard’s personal polaroids
  46. Norasturgeslist Art Nora Sturges’ clean and simple paintings using the unusual medium of eggs
  47. Audreyweberlist Illustration Audrey Weber’s eccentrically enlarged figurative illustrations
  48. Thesmudgelist Publication The Smudge: Clay Hickson and Liana Jegers launch publication in reaction to US presidential result
  49. Universal-everything-screens-of-the-future-prototype-7-950x534 Miscellaneous Universal Everything releases more visionary prototypes in Screens of the Future
  50. Lemontwigslist Film Director Nick Roney on taking The Lemon Twigs to his grandparents’ house
  51. Kahliljosephlist Film Lemonade director Kahlil Joseph creates short film for Kenzo’s SS17 campaign
  52. Summerhouselist Illustration Varied, playful and slightly odd drawings from Japanese illustrator Summer House
  53. Amnestylist Publication Amnesty International launches campaign to stop censorship of publications in China
  54. Cg-watkins-list Photography CG Watkins’ narratively driven photography conveys mystery and escapism
  55. Fm_rita Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Rita Ray on curating the Malick Sidibé exhibition soundtrack
  56. Janaglattlist Illustration Jana Glatt's children’s book-style illustrations are packed with colour and expression
  57. Dominikthiemelist Graphic Design Dominik Thieme typographically juxtaposes the past and present in Nouveau Grotesque
  58. Gavinbondlist Photography Exclusive: Gavin Bond's behind-the-scenes shots of the BAFTAs
  59. Ryanmcginleylist Exhibition Ryan McGinley’s “unstaged and unedited” photographs on display for the first time
  60. Camilohuinicalist Illustration Chilean illustrator Camilo Huinca’s stylised portraits of “real moments”
  61. Miumiulist Film Chloë Sevigny directs the 13th instalment of Miu Miu’s Women Tales
  62. 00_fs_image_template_list Fontsmith: Local Characters Local Characters: Fontsmith founder Jason Smith on collaboration through typography
  63. Mtvlist Animation Mrzyk & Moriceau animates Dick the Dog, championing safe sex awareness for MTV
  64. 00_lh_web_list Miscellaneous It's Nice That celebrates the craft of the lonely hearts column
  65. Erlandlist Illustration Norwegian illustrator Erlend Peder Kvam embodies distinctive silliness
  66. Karenledererlist Art Karen Lederer's charming monoprints interpret contemporary everyday objects
  67. Liannenixonlist Illustration Lianne Nixon’s Eames-inspired interior illustrations
  68. Cover Publication Nicolas Jaar releases Network, a book inspired by radio
  69. Unnamed Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: An after-show mix from The Flaming Lips
  70. Santafrancelist Illustration Santa France, the multimedia artist illustrating a futuristic interior frenzy
  71. Francescamaisielist Exhibition Francesca Allen and Maisie Cousins exhibition “celebrates sex, pleasure and freedom" (NSFW)
  72. Daftpunklist Miscellaneous Daft Punk announces archival merchandise pop-up shop for one week only
  73. Dougmillerlist Illustration Doug Miller’s atmospheric architectural illustrations
  74. Casaverdilist Photography Eric Bachmann photographs a retirement home for penniless musicians
  75. Typehighlist Exhibition Type High, sculptural letterforms by winners of the Rhoda Lubalin Fellowship opens in New York
  76. Maxgutherlist Illustration Max Guther's hyper-real Sims-like illustrations
  77. Jacquesgreenelist Miscellaneous Jacques Greene’s new single will repeatedly play until it’s destroyed in real-time installation
  78. 00_fs_image_template_list Fontsmith: Local Characters Local Characters: Jimmy Turrell creates a bespoke typeface inspired by Newcastle’s Byker Wall
  79. Calvinkleinnewlogo Fashion Raf Simons redesigns Calvin Klein logo with Peter Saville
  80. Alicelist Illustration Alice Wietzel illustrates luscious ladies in new zine, Solarium